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The Walking Dead Editor Hunter Via Wins ACE Eddie Award

On Sat., Feb. 19 The American Cinema Editors society announced the winners of the 61st Annual ACE Eddie awards honoring excellence in film and television editing, and The Walking Dead editor Hunter Via walked home with the award for Best Edited One-Hour Series for Commercial Television.

Via, who won for his work on the Season 1 Pilot, “Days Gone Bye”, faced down stiff competition for the trophy: Friday Night Lights‘s Mark Conte; Glee‘s Bradley Buecker, Doc Crotzer, Joe Leonard and John Roberts; and Kelley Dixon from AMC’s own Breaking Bad were also nominated.

AMC will encore the award-winning Pilot episode during its full-series marathon of The Walking Dead on Fri., Mar. 4 beginning at 8/7c.

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